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One day after taking a whiplash-type hit to the neck, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler informed radio listeners, I should be ready to go later in the week.
Appearing on his weekly ESPN radio show, Cutler said his neck was a bit tight but that he received treatment Monday morning and should be ready to play Sunday vs. the Green Bay Packers.
Cutler suffered the injury when he was hit in the head by Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen in the fourth quarter of the Bears 21-14 loss against the Minnesota Vikings at the Metrodome on Sunday. Cutler was being pulled to the ground when Griffen struck him directly in the head, bending his neck violently backward.
Cutler shot down any concerns that the hit affected his head, saying it was neck-related and I was in spasms.
As for the fate of the team, Cutler said: You never like to lose games in November and December. Thats when you want to get on a roll and play good football. Were still in control of our destiny. Source: Chicago Sun Times Attached Thumbnails
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The Chicago Bears have announced that quarterback Jay Cutler
is day-to-day after suffering a neck injury late in yesterday’s 21-14 loss to
the Minnesota Vikings, reports Adam L. Jahns of the Chicago Sun-Times.
"Everything is stiff," Cutler said. "It
started stiffening up more and more as the game progressed, getting some spasms
on the left side. I just have...
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Bears quarterback Jay Cutler said after the game that he was dealing with a stiff neck and considered himself day-to-day.Fantasy Spin:Jason Campbell finished the game, going 6-of-9 for 64 yards and a touchdown. We've already seen that the Bears have no offensive production when Cutler is out of the lineup and fantasy owners of Brandon Marshall and Matt Forte hope he'll Cutler...
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[caption id="attachment_10693" align="alignleft" width="300"] Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) gets a handshake from the Viking's mascot at the conclusion of his team's loss to the Minnesota Vikings at Mall of America Field, in Minneapolis, MN, on Sunday, December 9, 2012. (Nuccio DiNuzzo/Chicago Tribune)[/caption]
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Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) is sacked by Minnesota Vikings defensive end Everson Griffen (97) in the second quarter Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012 at Mall of America Field in Minneapolis. Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen (69) celebrates and Chicago Bears guard Edwin Williams (70) and tackle J’Marcus Webb (73) watch. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune)
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